Blondie & Pixie DIY Experiment: Rhinestone Heels

Life is ironic. Carmen and I meet several years while studying Business at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Between the busy schedule of supply and demand, I found myself daydreaming about beautiful fabrics, dresses and shoes. I asked myself if there was anyone else “out-there” dreaming about a career beyond finance? Several years … Continue reading

DIY Crochet Bib Neckless

I’ve had a long break from crafting as I have been on the road – traveling from Hong Kong to Rome to Sweden – plus being down with flu and food poisoning. Finally, I’m healthy and back in my parents house where I’m being pampered like never before. Sweden during summer is a pitoresque dream; … Continue reading

Hong Kong Talent: Carmen Chan Jewellery

For some time, I kept seeing the same quirky-handcrafted-looking-jewellery across Facebook and Hong Kong social media. As a jewellery lover always keen to wear emerging Hong Kong design, the unique style of the jewellery really caught my attention. Delightfully – the talent behind the Jewellery – turned out to be a good friend of mine … Continue reading

DIY bedazzled flip flops

Summer has arrived in Hong Kong and I’m anticipating my first visit to the beach this weekend! Yay! After digging out last years beachwear from my wardrobe, I decided to give my flip flops a little facelift as they were looking too grey and gloomy. Admittedly, I have been going a little bit crazy with embellishment and … Continue reading

Pimp your tee

In true spirit of the year of the snake (which is all about being thrifty), one of my 2013 New Year resolutions is NOT to spend tons of money on fast-fashion. Instead, I have been super-active updating, altering and swopping old pieces from my wardrobe – and believe it or not, some revamped oldies are … Continue reading

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